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Great Snoring, Norfolk

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Great Snoring, Norfolk

Great Snoring is a rural village in North Norfolk by the River Stiffkey, in the east of England. Its population in the 2001 census was 168, a dramatic decrease since 1841 when it was 556 (this included 81 people in the Walsingham Union Workhouse). At the centre of the village is the 13th century St. Mary's Church and the Old Rectory. There is a rather narrow main street with houses built of brick and flint.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF9434
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

Other names by which Great Snoring, Norfolk has been known in the past

Snoring ~ Snoring Great

Great Snoring, Norfolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Snoring, Great, par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 1645 ac., pop. 467; vil., 3½ miles NE. of Fakenham; P.O.

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